“How does this look in real life? What does it mean to be a UX Designer in practice? What will my life be after I’m done with the UX course?”
Asking for feedback is not always easy, and most of all it’s not always fun. You’ve worked on a design for days, sometimes weeks, you’ve probably fell in love with your work, and then comes the time of judgement. The dark time when you need to show the design to the world…
I’m only as successful as my students are.
This has been my motto ever since I’ve started mentoring on a daily basis. Yes, I’m like a proud momma bear when my students finish the course, and feel good when they compliment me, but reality is that I’m only as successful as they are after they finish with their course.